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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Morale in our school district

Maybe it is the time of the year, and maybe we parents, and our kids, are just looking forward to a summer break, but the...

Original post made by helenayers on May. 30, 2014
Last comment by helenayers, on May 30, 2014 at 3:06 pm | 9 comments | 879 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton School Board Meeting Surprise

John Vranish spoke, and really slammed it to the board, the cabinet, and the superintendent. Big surprise. Someone gave up...

Original post made by helenayers on Oct. 14, 2014
Last comment by How Much, on Oct 15, 2014 at 6:44 am | 1 comment | 1148 Views

AROUND TOWN

Democrats in Senate vote down anti-sanctuary bill

Many Democrats in the senate voted down, today, the Vitter bill that would have blocked sanctuary cities from funding. Senator...

Original post made by helenayers on Oct. 20, 2015
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 20, 2015 at 1:30 pm | 2 comments | 461 Views

AROUND TOWN

Handyman service anyone??

Does anyone know of a good handyman service here in Pleasanton? If so do you also know what their hourly rates are? I need...

Original post made by Help Needed on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by steve, on Dec 7, 2009 at 7:35 pm | 13 comments | 3398 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unemployment - Job Search etc.

Yes Nummi is going down, along with another 50,000 related jobs here locally. This is nuts! I might add that the unemployemtn...

Original post made by Help.. on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Me Too, on Aug 28, 2009 at 11:30 pm | 1 comment | 1376 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

If you are a teacher and Measure G fails...

They are always looking for help at the fair during the summer. AV teacher and varsity basketball coach Don Underwood works...

Original post made by Helping out on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Helping out, on May 29, 2009 at 9:54 pm | 16 comments | 1828 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Hungry Dad and Kid @ Walgreens on Santa Rita Rd

Pretty sure others saw a man and a kid standing near front entrance of Walgreens near Safeway on Santa Rita Road asking for...

Original post made by HelpTheHungry on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Nov 10, 2011 at 10:30 pm | 94 comments | 5315 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Henny Penny-Is Cholo in the Town Square forum Jeb Bing, editor of the Pleasanton Weekly?

After reading Mr. Bing's mean-spirited editorial about citizen participation two weeks ago where the editor of the Pleasanton...

Original post made by Henny Penny? on Sep. 18, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1491 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama mortgage relief help

I was wondering if someone out there can give me some advice or direction with regard to my issue. I have a home and like...

Original post made by Henry on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Henry, on Aug 5, 2009 at 4:13 pm | 30 comments | 2153 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Obama mortgage rescue bill

After months of trying to redo my loan and since contacting B of A, McNerney, and Dianne Feinstein I have still gotten no...

Original post made by Henry on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by mark, on Sep 4, 2009 at 8:16 pm | 3 comments | 1375 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Herald Editorial: Pleasanton voters should pass Measure G

http://www.insidebayarea.com/portal/opinion/ci_12495763 "While we would prefer that the state provide equitable money...

Original post made by Herald fan on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by Luke, on Jun 2, 2009 at 6:49 pm | 5 comments | 1447 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

America's Greatness

I know that this will make some people angry, however I feel compelled to write it. I´m up to my spleen with hate mongers...

Original post made by Herbert Marshall on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by Jeb Bing, on Mar 26, 2008 at 3:29 am | 27 comments | 2878 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Proposition 30 to pay for out of control payroll costs

Saw this on an article in the Sacramento Bee. "California's state government had 9.3 percent more employees in 2011 than...

Original post made by Here is the Problem on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by Kathleen Ruegsegger, on Aug 23, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 1 comment | 2314 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Union president Peggy Carpenter now engineering departure of Hart principal?

I was reading the article on the disputed investigation at Walnut Grove. I could not help reading the quote from union president...

Original post made by Here we go again on Mar. 13, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1062 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Did Pleasanton weekly get threatened

There are several rumors that The Pleasanton Weekly was threatened by one of their largest advertisers to stop reporting...

Original post made by Here\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s Jonny on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Gina Channell-Allen, on Oct 14, 2014 at 11:41 am | 1 comment | 964 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why I hate my heritage tree

Don’t get me wrong, I love trees. In the right place. This humongous ash (28 inch diameter trunk), a Raywood Ash which...

Original post made by Heritage tree woes on Oct. 12, 2015
Last comment by Cholo, on Oct 20, 2015 at 6:05 pm | 46 comments | 1917 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Faux News has a new commentator!

Guess who? http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/us_palin_fox_news Sarah Palin! Yes, the circus is complete now. Tune in for entertainment...

Original post made by HHR on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by Rat Turd, on Jan 14, 2010 at 9:18 pm | 46 comments | 1995 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

HEALTH INSURANCE REFORM PASSED!

Justice prevailed! Next we should move towards a Public Option!...

Original post made by HHR on Mar. 21, 2010
Last comment by mac, on Mar 23, 2010 at 12:14 am | 6 comments | 1267 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Prop 8 ruled Unconstitutional

Justice has prevailed again. Of course, now the bigots are whining and will appeal the decision, instead of worrying about...

Original post made by HHR on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Oh Drexi!, on Aug 5, 2010 at 9:18 pm | 10 comments | 1054 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Greenpeace Founder "need many nuclear plants"

Listen to scientist Dr. Patrick Moore, Founder of GreenPeace speak on the US need for many nuclear power plants ASAP...to...

Original post made by Hi Tech on Feb. 8, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Feb 8, 2010 at 11:00 pm | 1 comment | 1296 Views
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